Surfing Sam Surf Shop, Arugam Bay

Are you an adrenaline junkie with a passion for surfing? Come to Sri Lanka and experience some of the top surf spots in the world! Surfers from all over the world come here every year to explore the many surf points around Arugam Bay.

We are located in Arugam Bay at the main road, close to the surf point, in between the home needs supermarket and Siam View hotel. All kind of surfboards available (Long board & soft top for beginners, Body Boards, Fish Boards ) for sale, rental, repair & surf lessons.

About SamĀ 

Born and raised in Arugam Bay, Surfing Sam knows his way around the east cost of Sri Lanka. Sam started his business with only four surf boards, renting to tourists coming to Arugam Bay. Today he owns two surf shops filled with over 130 boards. Besides renting out boards, Sam also arranges surf tours and other tours around Arugam Bay. He knows how to get to the best surf spots, where to eat a traditional Sri Lankan meal, and what to do in your spare time when not surfing. Sam and his certified surf teachers will show you how to have a great time in Arugam Bay on their memorable, all-inclusive surf tours.

Sunrise surfing

This tour is for early birds starting the day with exploring one of the many surf points around Arugam Bay. Grab a board and watch the sun rising from the horizon behind the waves before you had back for breakfast.

Afternoon surfing

You will spend the first half of the afternoon doing what you please, but make sure to be back in time for the second surf tour of the day. Sam and his surf teachers will take you out to yet another surf point to test the water in the late afternoon.

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Latitude: 6.84029 Longitude: 81.832983 Elevation: 17 ft
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Seasons Open

All Year

Accessibility Notes

Drive from the main road of Arugam Bay and tell you driver to stop close to the surf point. We are located in between the home needs supermarket and Siam View Hotel.

Pet Friendly Notes

We love pets.

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